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Evidence-Based Drugs Policy

EDM number 2404 in 2010-12, proposed by Tom Brake on 09/11/2011.
Categorised under the topic of Drugs misuse.

That this House notes the serious harm caused by drugs; recognises the need for evidence-based policy making with a clear focus on prevention and harm-reduction; and calls on the Government to establish an independent panel tasked with carrying out an impact assessment of the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971, reviewing the approach adopted by other countries, and making recommendations for reform.

This motion has been signed by a total of 19 MPs.

Tom Brake09/11/2011Carshalton and WallingtonLiberal DemocratProposed
Peter Bottomley09/11/2011Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Bob Ainsworth09/11/2011Coventry North EastLabourSeconded
Caroline Lucas09/11/2011Brighton, PavilionGreenSeconded
Julian Huppert09/11/2011CambridgeLiberal DemocratSeconded
Paul Flynn09/11/2011Newport WestLabourSeconded
John McDonnell09/11/2011Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Andrew George10/11/2011St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Jonathan Edwards10/11/2011Carmarthen East and DinefwrPlaid CymruSigned
Jim Shannon14/11/2011StrangfordDUPSigned
Jeremy Corbyn14/11/2011Islington NorthLabourSigned
Martin Caton15/11/2011GowerLabourSigned
Jim Dobbin15/11/2011Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
Lorely Burt15/11/2011SolihullLiberal DemocratSigned
Stephen Williams15/11/2011Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSigned
Don Foster21/11/2011BathLiberal DemocratSigned
John Leech22/11/2011Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSigned
Lindsay Roy23/11/2011GlenrothesLabourSigned
Michael Crockart08/12/2011Edinburgh WestLiberal DemocratSigned

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